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As small businesses struggled over the last several years, many owners put retirement savings on the back burner. Now that more businesses have stabilized, many owners are realizing that they have fallen behind in their retirement savings and want to catch up. Read More

Keep Your Legal Budget In Check

Keep Your Legal Budget In Check Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1214 days ago
Made Hot by: Sun Tzu Business Guide on May 1, 2011 10:32 pm
There are many reasons why companies continue to accept ambiguous pricing from the legal industry. Is it possible to control your legal expenditures? Yes. Here's how. Read More

How To Get More Value From Your Bank

How To Get More Value From Your Bank Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1216 days ago
Made Hot by: Small Business Tribe on April 27, 2011 7:02 am
I started thinking about whether or not I was getting the most out of my banking relationship. Have you asked yourself this question? If not, what can you do about it? Read More

Your Biggest Customer Just Walked - Now What?

Your Biggest Customer Just Walked - Now What? Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1235 days ago
Made Hot by: James John on April 11, 2011 12:39 am
Last week, you were successfully running a very profitable $5 million company. Then, the unthinkable happened. You lost your largest customer. Unfortunately, without them, you are now running an unprofitable $2 million company. What are the first steps to take to rebuild your business? Read More

3 Things Your Accountant May Not Be Telling You

3 Things Your Accountant May Not Be Telling You Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1247 days ago
Made Hot by: Small Business Bluesman on March 27, 2011 11:27 pm
Working with an accountant usually is a smart strategy for handling your taxes and tax planning. More than 80 percent of small business owners do just that. However, be aware that your accountant may not tell you everything you’d want to know. Read More

How to Bag an Angel Investor

How to Bag an Angel Investor Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1258 days ago
Made Hot by: Sun Tzu Business Guide on March 19, 2011 4:24 pm
Remember that brilliant idea you have? Well, it’s going to need some investment dollars. When looking for financing from an outside source, the concept of an angel – an investor doling out some of his or her own cash designated for startups and early-stage businesses – can be a godsend. But how do Read More

7 Steps to Getting Business Credit

7 Steps to Getting Business Credit Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1265 days ago
Made Hot by: Entrepreneurosaurus on March 9, 2011 5:21 pm
We all understand how to get and build personal credit: Pay your bills on time. Don’t have too much debt. But business credit? That often seems like a mystery for many small businesses; a seemingly foreign and exotic world to many small business people. But it need not be. Read More

4 Thorny Payroll Tax Issues and How to Handle Them

4 Thorny Payroll Tax Issues and How to Handle Them Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1275 days ago
Made Hot by: Entrepreneurosaurus on February 26, 2011 4:21 pm
Small businesses historically have created 70 percent of all jobs in the U.S. With such a high percentage of the workforce, employee-related tax challenges for small-business owners are inevitable. Here are four common tax pitfalls, and what you can do about them. Read More

5 Recurring Charges to Reconsider

5 Recurring Charges to Reconsider Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1289 days ago
Made Hot by: HeatherStone on February 14, 2011 3:12 am
Looking to grow your business in 2011? One of the best ways to liberate cash for business development is to take a scalpel to recurring expenses that you may have overlooked in earlier rounds of cost cutting. Read More

How to Take Advantage of New Tax Laws

How to Take Advantage of New Tax Laws Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From http://www.openforum.com 1305 days ago
Made Hot by: Small Business Tribe on February 2, 2011 8:52 pm
Thanks to a raft of legislation over the past year -- the Recovery Act, the Small Business Jobs Act, the HIRE Act, the Affordable Care Act and the Tax Relief and Job Creation Act -- there have been many changes to the tax laws. With tax time coming up fast, make sure you are familiar with the chang Read More

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Jenny Bhatt @jenny_bhatt Engineers New Business Opportunities

Though trained as a manufacturing engineer with a long and distinguished career in Corporate America, Jenny Bhatt found … More
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